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Feb 2, 2013 2:00pm PST
to her fans. welcome to the program. the french president francois hollande says his army will stay in mali until sovereignty is restored. he made the pledge on a triumphant trip to the country days after french troops ousted the rebels from the last of the three main northern cities they'd occupied. hollande got a hero's welcome visiting timbuktu. jackie is in timbuktu for us. not quite mission accomplished but it seems like hollande was welcomed, indeed. >> yes. francois hollande saw this as a mission of three stages to prevent the rebels from continuing their advance south, to recapture towns taken by the rebels and restore territorial integrity sovereignty to mali. the third part of the mission will take much longer. let's take a look at the president's day in tim puck to - timbuktu. he sent french troops to mali three weeks ago and now has come to congratulate them. the rebel advance has been halted and french and malian troops have recaptured towns in the north and east of the country. francois hollande has come to thank french troops for what he sees as their successful work
Feb 28, 2013 2:30pm PST
libya and syria. it even has the support of russia. >> france's president francois hollande is hoping to drum up some business deals and avoid more tensions over a prominent french exile who has been making himself at home in russia. >> cordial talks, but the russian and french leaders could not be described as close friends. francois hollande came to moscow with seriously most guessing issue. he wants vladimir putin to rethink his support for the assad regime -- the most pressing issue being syria. he wants vladimir putin to rethink his support for the assad regime. it is a different frenchman whose company vladimir putin refers -- prefers, gerard depar diueu, who made another visit to russia earlier this week. he is treated as a hero wherever he goes. his presence has dominated french-russian relations of late. >> the french president has to ignore that and focus on his work. his main challenge is to expand trade relations between france and russia. france, right all eu countries, is in a crisis and needs new markets. >> is another of hollande -- that is another of hollande's priori
Feb 11, 2013 7:00am EST
to fulfill his office. french president francois hollande said those found guilty of passing off a horse meat as beef must be punished. earlier, the romanian prime minister said investigations at an abattoir near bucharest found no irregularities. officials have been trying to determine how exactly the meat came to be labeled as beef before being shipped out to do processing firms. incident has raised serious questions about the complexity of the food supply chain. more from paris. >> now it is french supermarket, too, removing ready meals from the cells. also owned brand meals -- all produced at this factory in luxembourg where, last august from a delivery of what was supposed to be be turned out to be one of course -- horse. the official consensus is this is not a health scare but labelling scheme. in britain, the environment minister said all is being done to identify those responsible. >> i made it absolutely clear that should there be material which represents a serious threat to human health and emerging from the tests emerging over the next few days,, i will not hesitate to take the ne
Feb 2, 2013 10:00pm PST
, french press francois hollande received a hero's working capital in timbuktu. three wees ago the french launched an offensive against islamist rebels. malians played drums which would be banned businesses islamists and women danced side-by-side in celebration. president francois hollande says they have not disappeared, but they have been weakened. >> india five men charged with rape and murder in the tack of a female student on a new delhi bus in december pleaded not guilty today. a sixth suspect is to be tried in a juvenile court. brutal december gang-rape caused outrage across the country and sparked nationwide protests. if convicted the men are facing the death penalty. >>> and in paris, thousands rallied in protest of a proposed bill to legalize same- sex marriage as french laraques took steps to adopt the measure. fran assist national assemble voted favor of this. the bill going to french senate and if passed france would become the 12th nation to legalize gay marriage. >>> mass jaw tracking an asteroid it says will make the space rock about 150 miles across. nasa says it will com
Feb 5, 2013 6:30pm PST
and swift, francois hollande said they're willing to stay as long as it took here in bamako. today, at the airport, at least 50 infantry fighting vehicles, armored personnel carriers and reconnaissance vehicles arrive at the front, so it is definitely not over just yet. one of the reasons why, it is speculated that there are hostages being held by some of these al qaeda-linked groups, so they might be trying to take some care when advancing from here. >> thanks for now. all this news comes as international organizations, including the united nations and the african union, meet in brussels to talk about the future of moly. they're discussing aid, democratic elections, and security issues. >> officials from mali for their part have urged the international community to support their efforts to drive that extremists, saying they threaten all civilized countries. >> leaders from over 40 countries met in brussels to discuss the way forward for mali. they pledged their support and ask the african-led mission to mali to speed up in the basement. >> we are already delivering on pledges that
Feb 2, 2013 8:30am PST
of french president francois hollande's campaign promises, but these women worry the debate it has sparked could hurt their children. they prefer to shield the boys from it entirely. >> someone on the radio said a proper family is made up of a daddy and a mommy. i turned the radio off right away, but my son asked, "did you hear that? what nonsense." >> this couple are staunch catholics and take a different view. they define a family as consisting of a mother, father, and children only. they say homosexual couples raising children adopted or not are going against nature. >> the most important thing in society is the union of man and woman. the unity of the two is the only way to give a child balance. >> in a demonstration in paris against the government's proposals, they chant, "a mother. a father. it is fundamental." most of the protesters are conservative, politically or religiously. many are willing to accept same- sex marriage, but they say letting gay couples to adopt or conceive in vitro is going to far. >> two men or two women are not able to give children what they really need. >> i
Feb 2, 2013 6:00pm PST
president francois hollande. >> the troops he sent into mali three weeks ago chased islamic extremist out of timbuktu to the relief and joy of the inhabitants. >> the extremists not only terrorized the people with public lashing and executions they also desecrated the heritage of this ancient desert trading post. its elaborate mud brick mosques are protected by the united nations and so were its tools built for islamic saints nearly 700 years ago. >> is this the original. >> a local resident show showed me two of them now in ruins. >> last spring the extremists decided they weren't islamic enough and sent in a wrecking crew. >> we were heart heartbroken sidi told us but when we protested they fired their guns in the air to drive us away. >> at timbuktu's library the extremist turned to arson just before they fled in january. torching some of the 300,000 ancient arabic documents. >> but today the librarians have good news for france's president, the timely arrival of his army meant less than one percent of the collection has been destroyed. >> now feeling safe again the people of timbuktu
Feb 2, 2013 6:00am PST
. french president francois hollande has arrived in molly weeks after the troops entered. the interim president of mali is accompanied him after thanking the french forces, he was set to visit a mosque that houses manuscripts that were salvaged after a rebel attack. they will then head to the capital for talks. riot police have been deployed outside of the presidential palace in cairo after a night of clashes between security forces and writers who are calling for the -- protesters who are calling for the ousting of mohamed morsi. there were deadly protests last weekend. >> as morning broke over cairo, the streets were quiet. opposition activists camped out on career square and -- terrier square, and there were moments of calm, but evidence of the violence came to life. hours earlier mohamed morsi, fig erupted. police responders with tear gas and water cannons. at least one protester was shot dead. the latest protests began after friday prayers. >> the current situation is that resident mohamed morsi, his muslim brotherhood and the groups that support them are on one side and the rest
Feb 27, 2013 5:30am PST
with french president francois hollande. >> the u.s. secretary of state and his french counterpart will give a news conference a little later. we expect them to stand shoulder to shoulder on the issue of mali. the u.s. has backed the intervention in mali and has offered logistical support to french troops. a reminder of just how precarious the situation is in moly with this car bombing which is reported to have killed seven people. what everybody is more interested in hearing about today is what the two men will set on syria. there are reports that the u.s. is going to shift its policy slightly to an offer direct assistance to the syrian opposition. we will have to wait and see what happens in that news conference. france and the u.s. had a good relationship. the relationship nosedived after the 2003 invasion of iraq, but they seem to be getting back on track. they certainly seem to be singing from the same song book on the issues of mali and syria. >> barack obama is calling for both sides in congress to compromise on budget talks. automatic cuts kick in on march 1. the president believes t
Feb 5, 2013 4:00am EST
. we have francois hollande today speaking to the eu parliament. he's going to lay out his vision for the eu against that economic back drop. >> isn't it amazing? we come into the week yesterday with everyone still talking. you have that great barons cover, you come in, just get the risk trade massively off. and the question for today and the rest of the week is frankly whether that's a bump in the road or the start of a down trend. >> you have the front cover, these are all good contra indicators. >> sorry, media friends. but this is not exactly the best of -- >> we always have timing. on today's show, we're in zurich where we hear from the ceo of ubs about the group's outlook. the swiss bank won to a loss in the fourth quarter. >> and is we'll head out to california for a look at the next offer. it's due to be released later today. we'll be live in madrid as the spanish prime minister's party pledges to fight corruption allegations that have prompted calls for his resition naz. >> and for its to earn its annual forecast on a weaker yen, we have in-depth analysis at 10:40 cet. be
Feb 7, 2013 4:00am EST
today, i think if you've been listening to angela merkel to david cameron himself and francois hollande this week, the indication is that perhaps we shouldn't be as optimistic as jean-claude juncker would have us believe, but someone has to fly the flag for europe and we like our posturing in europe. overall, what rewe looking at? germany, the uk, the nordic european countries are fighting for cuts, real term cuts in this whereas italy and france would rather have it held steady. even within that, the battle lines aren't clear. the uk and sweden in particular, trying to protect their all important rebates. we've got italy saying that their contribution overall is too great and, of course, as i just mentioned, france very concerned about the agricultural spending that contributes around 40% of the entire eu budget. so as usual, we get a of comments and a lot of the european leaders come to this working out, just how they can negotiate and is walk away, flying their individual flag and saying, hey, i came out with what i asked. but, you know, ultimately, what we've seen in the past is tha
Feb 2, 2013 2:00pm PST
. france's francois hollande thanked troops. this week's troops freed the city of timbuktu. they gave a camel to show thanks. france sent troops to its former colony at mali's request. >>> alabama's dale county sheriff says the man holding a 5-year-old boy hostage in an underground bunker is offering assurances he is taking care of the child. jim dykes is communicating with police by way of a ventilation pipe. dykes shot and killed a school bus driver tuesday afternoon before taking the boy hostage. >>> it appears this photo is meant to shoot down skepticism. president barack obama skeet shooting in august. the president had asked if he had had ever fired a gun when he recently released his plan for tougher gun control laws and measures. he replied that he went scoot sheeting all of the time at camp david, prompting skepticism by some republicans. >>> heads up, guys. you may think that helping your lady around the house could pay off for you if you know what i mean. but careful. it could leave you, shall we say, alone. >>> and dr. sanjay gupta takes us behind a preview of the newest m
Feb 1, 2013 4:00pm PST
they are now studying his new proposal. >>> the french president francois hollande will visit mali this weekend. french troops have been helping the malian army oust rebels who have taken over part of the count country. the french face the daunting task of securing mali, preventing country from becoming a magnet for extremists, a tough task. hollande no doubt wants to see this as a victory lap tomorrow. a more difficult phase, trying to truly defeat militants who may be planning terrorist attacks. >>> protesters attack the presidential balance in cairo. security forces responded with tear gas and water cannons. a local hospital tells us one person was shot and killed today. james galvin who wrote the book "the arab uprisings" tell us protests will continue because the revolution that started two years ago has never finished. there are questions about the leadership in the country and the economy is in a tailspin. >>> 4547 days since the united states lost its credit rating. the dow at 14,000 will help but two good pieces of news, consumer sentiment and construction spending better than expected
Feb 4, 2013 4:00pm PST
conference with french president francois hollande, vice president biden says he supports their efforts in mally. they have transported 610 people and 760 tons of equipment to french troops. france has been heavily involved in ousting the islamist rebels from key malian cities. today, ox fam said many food traders fled the region as the french troops advanced, causing food prices to rise as much as 20%. >> mahmoud ahmadinejad joked he would be willing to be the first man iranians sent into space. it came after their news agency said the country had successfully sent a monkey into orbit. you may remember that story, but john mccain got involved in this. he got onto the twitter and said, quote, so ahmadinejad wants to be the first iranian in space. wasn't he just there last week? i can warn you, calling people monkeys can be problematic. after receiving some criticism about the tweet, mccain tweeted again, clarifying it was a joke and telling people to lighten up. >> it has been 550 days since the u.s. lost its top credit rating. what are we doing to get it back? president obama signed an
Feb 1, 2013 6:00pm EST
to try and secure towns there. french president francois hollande is set to visit tomorrow and discuss when he might bring home some of france's 3,500 troops. they've been in mali for four weeks fighting against islamic extremists. in mexico city rescue workers kept up their search for survivors of an explosion at the offices of mexico's state-run oil company. the blast happened late yesterday, killing at least 33 people and wounding 121 others. rescue workers dug through the rubble of the basement and first three floors of the building where about 250 people worked. the cause of the blast is still unknown and authorities are investigating. the retired cardinal of los angeles, roger mahony, was relieved of all his public duties today by his successor. it came as the diocese released thousands of previously secret documents showing he shielded priests who sexually abused children decades ago. the public censure was unparalleled in the american catholic church. mahony will still be able to celebrate mass and can vote for pope until he turns 80, two years from now. u.s. secretary of energ
Feb 1, 2013 5:30pm PST
president francois hollande is set to visit tomorrow and discuss when he might bring home some of france's 3,500 troops. they've been in mali for four weeks fighting against islamic extremists. in mexico city, rescue workers kept up their search for survivors of an explosion at the offices of mexico's state-run oil company. the blast happened late yesterday, killing at least 33 people and wounding 121 others. rescue workers dug through the rubble of the basement and first three floors of the building ere about 2 people worked. e causof t blast is still unknown and authorities are investigating. the retired cardinal of los angeles, roger mahony, was relieved of all his public duties today by his successor. it came as the diocese released thousands of previously secret documents showing he shielded priests who sexually abused children decades ago. the public censure was unparalleled in the american catholic church. mahony will still be able to celebrate mass and can vote for pope until he turns 80, two years from now. u.s. secretary of energy stephen chu announced today he's stepping dn. durin
Feb 6, 2013 4:00am EST
by francois hollande pointed, calling for the exchange rate target for the eurozone. not surprising if you consider that the core european economy, it's quite in competition with a lot of what the japanese economy does. and we've got the g20 next week. i think yen will be a topic of discussion though they won't focus too much on it in the final communique. then rbc will be heading -- abe will be heading to washington soon. from japan's point of view, trying to get away with as much as possible and see what happens next. i wouldn't rule out 100 over the next three months or so. after that, i think it gets really tricky on the political front. >> jeffrey, do you mind pivoting to talk about the australian dollar for just a second? we are seeing weakening this morning. disappointing retail sales. people talking about a rate cut. is it going below $1? >> well, i think right now a lot depends on how the international reserve management community and also how asset managers view. this we've seen a passive bid for the australian dollar, probably in the 102, 104 level, all throughout the last three
Feb 1, 2013 4:00am EST
hammered? i don't like this. we'll talk about it when we come back. >>> the french president francois hollande is reportedly planning to travel to mali tonight. according to the french paper liberation. >>> dell is leading itself to a buyout group. reports suggest the transaction might be finalized this weekend in a deal announced on monday. the buyout group is reportedly around $15 billion in debt financing from four banks, barclay's, bank of america, credit suisse and rbc. michael dell would be the operator while those from microsoft would be minority investors. dell stock is up 5% on the story. >>> and the battle is brewing between the u.s. justice department and anheuser-busch inbev. i says the $20 billion deal would give ab inbev too much dominance over the u.s. beer market. ab inbev says it will fight the ruling. shares down on modelo down twsh actually, ab inbev is now up on that. why is now the stock going up 12347 people thinking they might not get blocked or on they might come to some arrangement? >> i think the feeling yesterday is an 8% decline was probably after overreact
Feb 4, 2013 12:30am EST
applauding the decision to close its borders. president francois hollande, in his defense was algeria's debt of the hospital rates. the mission cannot succeed without the assistance of algeria. that is why you saw the french reaction different from the british initially and the americans as well. the french fear they have economic interests, that is why they intervene. they fear that controlled -- it will threaten its economic interest. it will destabilize their allies in north america. that is the major concern in european capitals. it is about north africa, the fear that the conflict would spill over. this concern over the transborder militancy is exacerbated by the difficult democratic transitions in north africa. in north africa, the risks of contagion and spillover are real. tunisia is vastly becoming a smuggling corridor for arms dealers between libya. their huge concerns with the other government, at tunisia is becoming a corridor for arms dealers. seizures of large arms caches are becoming frequent. tunisia, the problem is that it could become more than just a transitory it. tunisia
Feb 11, 2013 12:00pm EST
of the women new certification. it is on c-span and >> french president francois hollande delivered a speech about the state of the european union. this is about two hours in 15 minutes. >> ladies and gentlemen, would you please take your seats. i would like to call the house to order. i like to welcome the president of the french republic, francois hollande. welcome to the european union. you will allow me also to welcome the foreign member of the french republic. welcome. the colleague who works regularly with this, welcome. ladies and gentlemen, it is an extraordinary honor for the french republic today as they head of the country where the institution is located. he is the head of the public. he wants to conduct a debate with the european parliament which is an unprecedented event. it is not happened in the past. it is an innovation for the european parliament. i will give you the floor first as the heads of this beautiful country in which we guess. you have the floor at the podium. >> mr. president of the european commission, honorable member's comment i'd like to thank you for
Feb 27, 2013 4:00am PST
a meeting with francois hollande, taking up issues on how to help syria, helping them with not weapons but strategic military assistance. >>> the u.s. coast guard called off its search for four missing boaters off the coast of california. they think this 911 call might have been a hoax. >> coast guard, coast guard we are ban donning ship, this is the "charm blow" we are ban donning ship. >> after searching 48 hours cruise found no debris and no physical signs of any distress. >>> the fbi is targeting an anarchist group in portland, organize organization, after a series of recent attacks. the attacks with assailants using rocks and projectiles to target banks and atm machines, police suspect they are to blame for tens of thousands of dollars in damage. >> they clearly have a message and they have an accident. there certainly is a boldness that goes with that type of dramatic vandalism. >> authorities believe a group of portland anarchists are responsible for an attack on the federal courthouse in seattle. >>> you see the signs everywhere telling to you report drunk drivers. one bartende
Feb 7, 2013 9:00am EST
is that he refused to take up the challenge from the french president francois hollande. yes, they would monitor where the euro is, but its strength, said draghi, has more to do with the fact that confidence has returned to the eurozone. >> we heard all over the world now, talking up, talking down currenci currencies. the ultimate judgment of the effectiveness of this strategy is to see what markets make of these statements. >> now we go into a full eu heads of state summit. it will be interesting to see if that theory about the euro gains further traction. >> let's roll out the red carpet and watch for the arrivals. thanks, simon. let's get to rick santelli in chicago, where we're still talking about your punch bowl this morning, rick. >>> i'll tell you what, it never ceases to amaze me where somebody like mr. rubin could say nobody could have nope, and yet the government singles out s&p. there's more to this story, or maybe there isn't. like i said, you can't fight city hall. one guy always fighting the battle keeping us informed about what may or may not be happening in europe is mark
Search Results 0 to 40 of about 41 (some duplicates have been removed)